Portrait of a Praying Man

Portrait of a Praying Man

about 1500
Artist
Netherlandish Artist
Country
Netherlands
Object
painting
Medium
Oil paint on panel
Accession Number
1961.183
Credit Line
Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation

Netherlandish artist, Portrait of a Praying Man, about 1500. Oil paint on panel; 11 3/8 × 8 3/8 in. (28.9 × 21.3 cm). Gift of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1961.183

Dimensions
image height: 11 3/8 in, 28.8925 cm; image width: 8 3/8 in, 21.2725 cm; frame height: 19.875 in, 50.4825 cm; frame width: 16.75 in, 42.5450 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Duchesse de Berri, Venice; (Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Catalogue des Tableaux Anciens et Modernes composant la Galerie du Palais Vendramini [sic] . . . et appartenant à Mme la Duchesse de Berri, 17–18 April 1865, p. 5, cat. no. 18, as Bellini (Jean) Tête d’homme au prière). Professor Pollatchek, Budapest, by 1902. [1] Comte L. Edelsheim Gyulai, Budapest. (Wildenstein, New York); sold to Samuel H. Kress [1863-1955] on 10 February 1954; Gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 1961 [1] Exhibited in Budapest in 1902, per Wildenstein. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.